The Liberty County Board of Education voted unanimously Tuesday to take legal action against James
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6602 paid tribute to all American men and women who served in past wars and those who continue to serve today during a somber Veterans Day ceremony Wednesday at the Hinesville post.
In light of the Nov. 5 incident at Fort Hood, Texas, where Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, an Army psychiatrist, is accused of shooting 13 people dead and wounding 29 others, questions have been raised about the Army's ability to spot mental health problems among soldiers.
When I was a kid, Christmas club savings accounts were common. Like their close cousin, the layaway plan, these accounts encouraged people to start saving far in advance for expenses they knew were coming.
Nothing says Thanksgiving like images of bountiful harvests and families gathered to gobble down copious amounts of food. Prayers of thanks are given for blessings received and those to come. And turkey dressing leftovers are coveted for reheating in the microwave over the long weekend.
Winning back-to-back state basketball titles isn't an easy feat, but the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders accomplished it soon after establishing of their program. The team played its first season in 2006-07 and climbed the rankings quickly. FPCA defeated Bethesda two seasons in a row to become the champs.
Single soldiers can now check out Marne Point on Fort Stewart, the latest housing alternative on post. The housing project came from a partnership between the Army and Balfour Beatty Communities.
The Hinesville Day Spa and Salon recently had a grand opening in its new location. Owner Sheela Eichhorn and her staff moved the spa to 951 E.G. Miles Parkway.
Fans of sweet, smoky barbecued pork and chicken have a new reason to lick their lips. Shane's Rib Shack barbecue restaurant is planning to open a franchise in Hinesville in December.
Hinesville has a new sports bar. The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed new chamber members Tyrone Adams and Jodee Carleen, owners of the Colleseum, with a ribbon cutting and grand opening.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce recently had a ribbon cutting and grand opening for Fish World and Pet Shop, a family owned and operated pet store in Hinesville that specializes in fresh- and saltwater fish. It also carries reptiles, small animals, birds and pet supplies.
Midway will have a holiday bazaar from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28, at the Midway Civic Center, 9397 E. Oglethorpe Highway. Merchants will showcase products and offer deals during the indoor shopping event. The family event is free to the public.
Hinesville's Liberty Cinemas will show "Paranormal Activity" (R at 12:45 p.m., 3:15 p.m., 5:25 p.m., 7:35 p.m., 9:55 p.m.), "A Christmas Carol" (PG at 12:15 p.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., 5:20 p.m., 7 p.m., 7:45 p.m., 9:20 p.m., 10:05 p.m.), "Michael Jackson's This Is It" (PG at 1:30 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:45 p.m.), "2012" (PG-13 at 1:30 p.m., 5 p.m ...
Here are some of the issues area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the Courier does not vouch for their veracity, nor do we know what motivated the callers:
The Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum is launching a new initiative to encourage local citizens to take advantage of what is nearby. The museum declared November Community Appreciation Month to the Coastal Empire and Lowcounty, and has reduced its regular admission rate of $10 for adults and $6 for kids to $5 for adults and $3 for kids.
Erika is no longer considered a tropical system, the National Hurricane Center announced Saturday morning.
Two Liberty County 4-H members placed at the state 4-H Congress in Atlanta this summer.
Tropical Storm Erika appears to be less and less of a threat to coastal Georgia as time goes on.
Freda Gable incorporates the flavor of bacon right into her thick, juicy bacon cheeseburgers, and they'll be perfect for your Labor Day cookout. I ...
The campaigning for next year's elections is starting to draw more attention, and with it comes a focus on voters and their mood. Which ...
In recent years, there has been a marked increase in public awareness of childhood apraxia of speech. Despite this awareness, this neuromotor condition remains poorly ...
I love to sing. I grew up going to church and singing with my parents.
"American Ultra" is a contradiction. On the one hand, it's being sold as a kind of action-comedy, sort of one part "Lethal Weapon," one ...
A Brunswick man apparently can't keep his hands off turtle eggs.
Tropical Storm Erika's track shifted to the west overnight, meaning that the storm is likely to make landfall in Florida before making its way ...
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern senior offensive guard Darien Foreman has been included on the watch list for the 2015 Rotary Lombardi Award.
In 2016, Georgia voters will have the opportunity to vote on a constitutional amendment creating an Opportunity School District (OSD), which would step in and ...
Starting with the 2015-16 school year, Georgia will offer an international-skills diploma seal to graduates who demonstrate a strong interest in international business and policy.
Being a parent is a seemingly never-ending task. Children require attention all the time. They are worth all the trouble they put a parent though ...
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of certain Jansal Valley raw macadamia nuts distributed in Georgia because of potential ...